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Congressional Hearing: FDA’s Review Process for Products to Treat Rare Diseases and Neglected Tropical Diseases

Wednesday, June 23, 2010 - 2:00pm to 4:00pm

The Agriculture Appropriations subcommittee presents a hearing on 
FDA's review process for products to treat rare diseases and neglected tropical diseases 

Wednesday, June 23, 2010 

Dirksen Senate Office Building, Room 192
Washington, DC 

Watch the Hearing

Watch the hearing

Witnesses will include: 
Dr. Chris Austin, NIH, National Human Genome Research Institute and the Therapeutics for Rare and Neglected Diseases program 
Thomas Bollyky, Visiting Fellow, Center for Global Development 
Dr. Jesse Goodman, FDA Chief Scientist and Deputy Commissioner for Science and Public Health 
Gloria Steele, USAID Senior Deputy Assistant Administrator for Global Health

Read Bollyky's testimony